For all veterans and rookies.
Practice will be Tuesday and Thursday from 6pm-8pm
The location is the big sports fields on the north east part of campus, also known as the WOWarama fields.
Be there at 5:30pm, bring proper attire and materials
Dress for the weather, bring water, cleats, mouth-guard, and clothes that can be ripped/torn/damaged.
Bring a good attitude and be ready for some good old rough fun.
Archive for September, 2011
For all veterans and rookies.
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Please join us for the annual CPRFC Founder’s Weekend, Kevin Higgins Scholarship Recipient Award and the Archibald Cup on October 22, 2011. We are going to combine the three events into one weekend to make an experience that will not be forgotten.
The day will start at the Cal Poly Rec Sports Field with the Annual Brian Archibald Match featuring Cal Poly and Chico State. This match is a memorial to Brian’s life not only an alumnus of Cal Poly and coach to Chico State, but a man who touched so many lives with his generosity, commitment and laughter.
The evening’s events will be held at the Elk’s Lodge #322, with a Santa Maria BBQ with all the fixings (once again prepared by fellow alum, Ron Bass), the annual Founder’s Club recipient announcement and roast, the Kevin Higgins scholarship recipient award and silent auction. Cocktails start at 5:00 PM. Please RSVP as soon as possible to ensure enough food is available for all to attend. Looking forward to seeing you all there!
Dinner Event: Elks Lodge, 5:00PM post the game please RSVP via the Evite or contact below. $50 for adults/$25 for students/children. (222 Elks Lane, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401)
Accommodations: Call ASAP to lock in your room at the discounted rate. Please let them know you are coming down for the Cup and they will honor the reservation! (http://www.sandssuites.com/)
Please mark your calender now!
Archibald Cup (Brian Archibald) has a Facebook page- please visit for more details on the Archibald Cup
RSVP via Evite if you received and invitation or contact email@example.com to RSVP.
CAL POLY RUGBY NAMES NEW HEAD COACH
San Luis Obispo, CA– The Cal Poly Mustangs are pleased to announce the
appointment of new head rugby coach David Burnett.
Burnett comes to Cal Poly after successful coaching stints at Harvard University,
Scots College (Australia), Sydney Junior Rugby Union, and most recently, Woollahra
Colleagues Rugby Football Club.
“We are excited to have David join Cal Poly Rugby,” said Charles Zanoli, Cal Poly’s
Director of Rugby. “He brings a lot of experience and knowledge of the game with
him. David knows how to get the most out of his teams and push their skills to a
Prior to coaching, Burnett played loose forward and center for teams in Europe, the
United States, and Australia.
“I am really looking forward to joining the Cal Poly Rugby program. It’s a program
that has a great foundation and tremendous history in central California,” Burnett
commented. “Cal Poly is a world renowned university for academic excellence
and I’ll be looking to draw upon the players intellectual abilities to gain a deeper
understanding of the game.”
Burnett will lead the Mustangs into action at the end of October in the team’s
opening match against Chico State in the 2nd Annual Archibald Cup in San Luis
Cal Poly Rugby was established in 1965 and has spent the last 46 years as one of the
premiere collegiate rugby programs in the nation.
If you would like more information, or to contact David Burnett for an interview,
please contact Charles Zanoli.
Contact: Charles Zanoli